It is great to be a blonde. With low expectations it's very easy to surprise people.
They are eloquent who can speak low things acutely, and of great things with dignity, and of moderate things with temper.
The variety of intonations which it acquires evinces in the child great delicacy of impression and of expression ; hence the faculty of forming general ideas. All we do is to aid it in grasping these ideas by suggesting our words.
I have a lack of fear, whereas in the past the fear of failure was a powerful motivator. Anyway, I have great expectations for the future, but I just don't know if I'm the monarch of all I survey.
It is easy in the world to live after the world's opinion; it is easy in solitude tolive after our own; but the great man is he who in the midst of the crowdkeeps with perfect sweetness the independence of solitude.
I have great expectations for the future, because the past was highly overrated.
I started to work with cotton fabrics. I used cotton because it's easy to work with, to wash, to take care of, to wear if it's warm or cold. It's great. That was the start.
All difficult things have their origin in that which is easy, and great things in that which is small.
It means a lot to you, to be out there. The highs are pretty high, and the lows are pretty low. You know, it's easy to feel like you let the team down. I mean, at the end of the day we still got to figure out a way to get through the tie.
If I had my way, if I was lucky enough, if I could be on the brink my entire life - that great sense of expectation and excitement without the disappointment - that would be the perfect state.
Whoever conquers a free town and does not demolish it commits a great error and may expect to be ruined himself.
Look, it's one of the great mysteries of the world, I cannot answer that question. I think I'm vaguely blonde. To be perfectly frank, I don't know.
I don't turn my nose up at anything. If it's a great part, it's a great part. I'd love to do a box-office hit.
It is a great advantage for a system of philosophy to be substantially true.
What we learn only through the ears makes less impression upon our minds than what is presented to the trustworthy eye.
That is not enough. Sport has been great for me, a great learning place that if you want to achieve you can, even if you are from the poorest part of Africa.
The Nautilus was piercing the water with its sharp spur, after having accomplished nearly ten thousand leagues in three months and a half, a distance greater than the great circle of the earth. Where were we going now, and what was reserved for the future?
One of the greatest discoveries a man makes, one of his great surprises, is to find he can do what he was afraid he couldn't do.
I was little impressed with this rough and ready way of persuading people to renew their contracts and decided that I was now quite free of any obligations.
They needed someone to write a script of The Great Gatsby very quickly for the movie they were making. I took this job so I'd be sure to have some dough to support my family.
Mankind is made great or little by its own will.
Great discoveries and improvements invariably involve the cooperation of many minds.
I think it's great if a guy has a good sized package.
A grocer is attracted to his business by a magnetic force as great as the repulsion which renders it odious to artists.
Lennon was very helpful. What he taught me seems completely obvious: he expected people to treat each other well.